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WCTV Tallahassee
Scott Wants Lake Okeechobee Waters Diverted From CoastsBy: Associated PressFebruary 12, 2016 MIAMI (AP) -- Authorities say they're lo
Scott Wants Lake Okeechobee Waters Diverted From Coasts
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 2 hours ago
By: Associated PressFebruary 12, 2016 MIAMI (AP) -- Authorities say they're looking "anywhere that can hold water" to relieve high water levels in Lake Okeechobee and Florida's Everglades. The El Nino weather phenomenon has drenched South Florida... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
More pipeline meetings ahead for IUBThe three-member quasijudicial body has held public meetings all week on whethe
More pipeline meetings ahead for IUB
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 hours ago
The three-member quasijudicial body has held public meetings all week on whether or not to permit a crude oil pipeline to cross Iowa diagonally under farmland, and whether to allow the pipeline company to obtain easements from unwilling landowners by... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Keys receive funds for sewer upgradesFor a second straight year, the federal government has agreed to chip in money
Keys receive funds for sewer upgrades
Key West Citizen / Posted 6 hours ago
For a second straight year, the federal government has agreed to chip in money for much needed sewer upgrades in the Florida Keys The Army Corps of Engineers announced late Wednesday that it would provide $3 million in funding toward the Florida... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Man wielding machete injures 4 in restaurant attackHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Man wielding machete injures 4 in restaurant attack
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Kanye West peeves Taylor Swift's fans -- againHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Kanye West peeves Taylor Swift's fans -- again
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Barry Manilow ill, postpones concertsHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Barry Manilow ill, postpones concerts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Winds, Lake O releases contribute to beached boatsHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Winds, Lake O releases contribute to beached boats
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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Alaska Public
Cost of Kenai bluff erosion study tops $1 million The city of Kenai is paying almost twice as much as initially estimated for a
Cost of Kenai bluff erosion study tops $1 million
Alaska Public / Posted 7 hours ago
The city of Kenai is paying almost twice as much as initially estimated for a bluff erosion study. The Peninsula Clarion reports the Army Corps of Engineers is splitting the study’s cost with the... Read more
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Alaska Public
Breakwater project funded in Port Lions Port Lions just obtained federal funding for a breakwater construction that w
Breakwater project funded in Port Lions
Alaska Public / Posted 7 hours ago
Port Lions just obtained federal funding for a breakwater construction that will help ease the wear and tear on its harbor. The project will be completed through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which works... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama’s budget proposal would direct nearly $158 million to Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh DistrictObama's budget proposal would direct nearly $158 million to Corps of Engineers,
Obama’s budget proposal would direct nearly $158 million to Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
Obama's budget proposal would direct nearly $158 million to Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Obama's budget proposal would direct nearly $158 million to Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District The 2017 budget... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Scientists Show Effects of El Nino on SoCal BeachesThe military is funding a coastline study to help determine how El Nino and cli
Scientists Show Effects of El Nino on SoCal Beaches
NBC San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
The military is funding a coastline study to help determine how El Nino and climate change could impact its facilities and bases close to the ocean. Scientists at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography are using flights across the coast to take... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
SW Fla. mayors pointing fingers for Lake O water releasesThe fight over water releases from Lake Okeechobee rages on with mayors from in
SW Fla. mayors pointing fingers for Lake O water releases
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 hours ago
The fight over water releases from Lake Okeechobee rages on with mayors from inland cities telling mayors in coastal cities not to blame them for the murky waters polluting the shorelines. It seems the fight to fix the problem has become just as... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Delay of Menemsha Dredge Project Is Not Isolated IncidentThe dredging of the Menemsha channel isn’t the first Army Corps of Engineers pr
Delay of Menemsha Dredge Project Is Not Isolated Incident
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
The dredging of the Menemsha channel isn’t the first Army Corps of Engineers project in the region to suffer from delays and complications since the federal government approved more than $50 billion in recovery aid after Hurricane Sandy in... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lake O releases to Sanibel beaches: Is the water safe?Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Lake O releases to Sanibel beaches: Is the water safe?
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lake O water releases leave mayors pointing fingersThe fight over water releases from Lake Okeechobee rages on with mayors from in
Lake O water releases leave mayors pointing fingers
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 hours ago
The fight over water releases from Lake Okeechobee rages on with mayors from inland cities telling mayors in coastal cities not to blame them for the murky waters polluting the shorelines. It seems the fight to fix the problem has become just as... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Dredging operations underway at Ventura HarborWith any luck, boaters should soon be able to again navigate in and out of the
Dredging operations underway at Ventura Harbor
Ventura County Star / Posted 11 hours ago
With any luck, boaters should soon be able to again navigate in and out of the Ventura Harbor without needing an escort. Exactly when that will happen, however, is unclear — maybe within a week. "Let's just say we hope it happens soon, very soon,"... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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FOX News
Watchdog report says EPA team caused toxic Colorado mine spillBILLINGS, Mont. – Government investigators squarely blamed the U.S. Environment
Watchdog report says EPA team caused toxic Colorado mine spill
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
BILLINGS, Mont. – Government investigators squarely blamed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday for a 3 million-gallon wastewater spill from a Colorado gold mine, saying an EPA cleanup crew rushed its work and failed to consider the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Fix It: Waves leave a mark at Kemper CenterToday’s problem Erosion from recent wave action at the Kemper Center. Fix It
Fix It: Waves leave a mark at Kemper Center
Kenosha News / Posted 11 hours ago
Today’s problem Erosion from recent wave action at the Kemper Center. Fix It was over at the Kemper Center recently and noticed the new bike/pedestrian path on the lakefront has taken a hit from wave action erosion along the shoreline. There is... Read more
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MLive.com
John A. Rapanos, who vowed 'Fight to the death' against EPA, dies at 80MIDLAND, MI -- John A. Rapanos, the feisty developer from Midland whose war wit
John A. Rapanos, who vowed 'Fight to the death' against EPA, dies at 80
MLive.com / Posted 11 hours ago
MIDLAND, MI -- John A. Rapanos, the feisty developer from Midland whose war with state and federal environmental regulators gained national attention a decade ago and changed U.S. Clean Water Act enforcement, has died. He was 80 years old. Rapanos'... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Plus-sized model Ashley Graham lands Sports Illustrated swimsuit gigHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Plus-sized model Ashley Graham lands Sports Illustrated swimsuit gig
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Female tiger dies in a mating attempt gone wrongHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Female tiger dies in a mating attempt gone wrong
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Opponents Drop Lawsuit Against Montauk Beach ProjectA group of environmental advocates have withdrawn their lawsuit challenging the
Opponents Drop Lawsuit Against Montauk Beach Project
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 12 hours ago
A group of environmental advocates have withdrawn their lawsuit challenging the Army Corps of Engineers' construction of a sandbag revetment along the oceanfront of downtown Montauk, which is more than three-quarters complete. Kevin McAllister, the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEW Buying more land isn’t only answer for lake,...The new year brought record rainfall, and the excess ground water is creating s
POINT OF VIEW Buying more land isn’t only answer for lake,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 hours ago
The new year brought record rainfall, and the excess ground water is creating significant challenges for many residents living close to Lake Okeechobee and its nearby watersheds. For all residents — including business owners, homeowners and farmers —... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Meryl Streep faces backlash over 'We're all Africans' commentHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Meryl Streep faces backlash over 'We're all Africans' comment
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sonic booms rattle Southwest FloridaHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Sonic booms rattle Southwest Florida
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Scott wants Lake Okeechobee waters divertedMIAMI — Authorities say they’re looking “anywhere that can hold water” to relie
Scott wants Lake Okeechobee waters diverted
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
MIAMI — Authorities say they’re looking “anywhere that can hold water” to relieve high water levels in Lake Okeechobee and Florida’s Everglades. The El Nino weather phenomenon has drenched South Florida during what’s normally the dry season. Rains... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Attorney: Red River levee needed regardless of diversionFILE - In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits i
Attorney: Red River levee needed regardless of diversion
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
FILE - In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits in the rising floodwaters of the Red River as an engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers inspects the levee protecting the downtown area. Attorneys for a Red River... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Attorney: Red River levee needed regardless of diversionFILE - In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits i
Attorney: Red River levee needed regardless of diversion
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 hours ago
FILE - In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits in the rising floodwaters of the Red River as an engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers inspects the levee protecting the downtown area. Attorneys for a Red River... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Attorney: Red River levee needed regardless of diversionFILE - In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits i
Attorney: Red River levee needed regardless of diversion
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
FILE - In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits in the rising floodwaters of the Red River as an engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers inspects the levee protecting the downtown area. Attorneys for a Red River... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach plant again pumping sand to North End beachThe town’s sand transfer plant, which broke down Nov. 27 because of an electric
Palm Beach plant again pumping sand to North End beach
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
The town’s sand transfer plant, which broke down Nov. 27 because of an electrical failure, is running again. It’s been operating since Jan. 20, according to the town. Coastal Coordinator Rob Weber told the Town Council on Tuesday that the plant has... Read more
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The Washington Times
House panel report slams EPA for Animas River spill, accuses administration of concealing detailsA House committee investigative report released Thursday slammed the Environmen
House panel report slams EPA for Animas River spill, accuses administration of concealing details
The Washington Times / Posted 17 hours ago
A House committee investigative report released Thursday slammed the Environmental Protection Agency for the Animas River spill, attributing it to the crew’s sloppiness and accusing the Obama administration of deliberately concealing information... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Broadalbin sells land for park to Stewart’sTown Park Committee member Keith Buchanan said the Town Board on Tuesday approv
Broadalbin sells land for park to Stewart’s
The Leader-Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Town Park Committee member Keith Buchanan said the Town Board on Tuesday approved the sale of 20 acres on Route 29. The committee is now seeking other parcels that would be suitable for a park and expects to stay on schedule to begin work on a park... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Water releases: Gov. Scott asks Corps to take 'immediate action'Governor Rick Scott is requesting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 'take immedi
Water releases: Gov. Scott asks Corps to take 'immediate action'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 hours ago
Governor Rick Scott is requesting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 'take immediate action' to relieve flooding of the Everglades Water Conservation areas and the releases of water from Lake Okeechobee to the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Gov. Rick Scott asks for U.S. Corps of Engineers’ help in Lake Okeechobee water releasesFlorida Gov. Rick Scott today asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to take qu
Gov. Rick Scott asks for U.S. Corps of Engineers’ help in Lake Okeechobee water releases
Naples Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
Florida Gov. Rick Scott today asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to take quick action to relieve flooding of the Everglades Water Conservation Areas and the releases of water from Lake Okeechobee to the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie Estuaries. In... Read more
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Daily Journal
What are the best measures to prevent flood damage to homes and property?Partnering with the National Nonstructural Flood Proofing Committee, the Baysho
What are the best measures to prevent flood damage to homes and property?
Daily Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
Partnering with the National Nonstructural Flood Proofing Committee, the Bayshore Center at Bivalve and the Cumberland County Office of Emergency Management will provide two free workshops on the best measures to prevent flood damage to homes and... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action planThe gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prize
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action plan
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted yesterday
The gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prized beaches on Sanibel and Estero islands. The alarming situation sent the county's six mayors into action Wednesday, as they held an emergency meeting of the minds at the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action planThe gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prize
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action plan
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
The gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prized beaches on Sanibel and Estero islands. The alarming situation sent the county's six mayors into action Wednesday, as they held an emergency meeting of the minds at the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Mayors want answers to brown-water barrageThe gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prize
Mayors want answers to brown-water barrage
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
The gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prized beaches on Sanibel and Estero islands. The alarming situation sent the county's six mayors into action Wednesday, as they held an emergency meeting of the minds at the... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action planThe gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prize
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action plan
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted yesterday
The gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prized beaches on Sanibel and Estero islands. The alarming situation sent the county's six mayors into action Wednesday, as they held an emergency meeting of the minds at the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action planThe gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prize
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action plan
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
The gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prized beaches on Sanibel and Estero islands. The alarming situation sent the county's six mayors into action Wednesday, as they held an emergency meeting of the minds at the... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action planThe gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prize
Lee County's mayors formulate water quality action plan
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
The gulf waves right now are undeniably brownish in color at Lee County's prized beaches on Sanibel and Estero islands. The alarming situation sent the county's six mayors into action Wednesday, as they held an emergency meeting of the minds at the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Catching A BreakWESTFIELD - U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer announced Wednesday that the Army C
Catching A Break
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
WESTFIELD - U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer announced Wednesday that the Army Corps of Engineers plans to spend approximately $650,000 in federal funds to repair damages to the Barcelona Harbor West's break wall in the Town of Westfield. Schumer said... Read more
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Minot Daily News
A whole plan for flood protectionThis week's news that the Minot area was in line for an Army Corps of Engineers
A whole plan for flood protection
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
This week's news that the Minot area was in line for an Army Corps of Engineers study for flood protection is another significant advancement for the region. Coming just weeks after announcement that Minot had been selected for a significant amount... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Jones secures $500,000 for New River Inlet dredging Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 12:01 AM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 12:01 AM As erosio
Jones secures $500,000 for New River Inlet dredging
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 12:01 AM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 12:01 AM As erosion brings the ocean’s turbulence close to North End homes, residents could walk most of the shallows between North... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Lease auction draws fireThe race is on. News that federal oil and gas leases under Lewisville Lake hav
Lease auction draws fire
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The race is on. News that federal oil and gas leases under Lewisville Lake have been scheduled for auction caught many local officials by surprise. But they are wasting little time in deciding their preliminary position on the matter. Highland... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Port deeping: Obama fails GeorgiaPresident Barack Obama stung plans to deepen the Savannah harbor on Wednesday,
Port deeping: Obama fails Georgia
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama stung plans to deepen the Savannah harbor on Wednesday, a disappointing move that will hurt the nation’s economy, as the Savannah port, the fastest growing port in the country, is a net exporter of goods to overseas... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concernCaptain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday a
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concern
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
Captain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday afternoon caught no fish. But they had seen a dead dolphin float by, he said over the phone. They were on a boat somewhere near Pine Island Sound. "This is a total... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
FEMA approves Gov. Nixon’s request to expand federal disaster declaration to include Missouri communities’ response and recovery expensesThe Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today approved Gov. Jay Nixon’s
FEMA approves Gov. Nixon’s request to expand federal disaster declaration to include Missouri communities’ response and recovery expenses
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted yesterday
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today approved Gov. Jay Nixon’s request to expand the federal major disaster declaration for Missouri to include assistance for local governments and nonprofit agencies in 37 counties and the City of St.... Read more
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